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Stocks widget will not let me add new stock

I'm trying to add new stocks to my stock widget but it won't let me do so. It validates the symbol and then does nothing. I have to remove a current stock and then only will it let me add a new one. ...
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Are there still working photo widgets?

Under previous Mac OS's there were widgets like "Modern Moments" and "Desk Photo" to display photos on the Dashboard. I tried them under Mac OS 10.10(.1) and they do not seem to be working. I'd like ...
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Display Photo from URL in iOS 8 Today View Widget

I've got a old web cam that takes an image every 5 minutes and uploads it to an FTP site (which I can access from an http url). I'm looking for a simple iOS 8 today view widget that I can point to ...
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Does Apple approve widget-only iOS apps?

Does anybody know if Apple will approve an app whose sole purpose is to provide one (or several) today widget(s)? Somehow I have a feeling that they won't, but the fact that keyboard-only (or crappy ...
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Dashboard Grid on Yosemite

So, what happened to the good old grid that we could see on Dashboard? The grid was useful for aligning widgets and managing the space in a better way. Now, it seems that I have to guess. Is there an ...
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Unable to change the order of widgets in Yosemite Notification Center Today View

I tried clicking on Edit and then dragging the widgets around. I also tried doing so from the System Preferences Extensions pane. And either ways, I am successfully able to change the order in which ...
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Yahoo Widgets - crashing - clean uninstall

Anyone remember Konfabulator / Yahoo Widgets? Anyone still use it/ them? Well, I do… to track my IP, and put rotating pictures on my desktop. Pretty low-level stuff, but it's been part of my desktop ...
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Can I play an interactive element direct at the page in ibooks author

I use Ibooks author for a school project. I want to make an interactive ibook for children. I use Edge animate for the animation, but when I import the widgets in Ibooks author, I can't play the ...
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Showing all reminders in iOS 8 widget

I love using the Reminders app for my todo list, and a big part of that is that you can just pull down the "Today" menu and see all your current todos, and check off any you've completed. But now on ...
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Putting “widgets” on Mac desktop

Is there any software to put certain "widgets" on the desktop, such as notes or a clock? I would like to have apps permanently affixed there, rather than being open as separate apps or hovering over ...
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Shortcut key to send new Messages.app text

I was wondering if there is a way to have a system wide shortcut key to display Messages.app with the "New Message" window open so that I can quickly send messages. Something like the little popup in ...
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How do I get the weather widget in the Notifications Center of the iPad?

This is driving me crazy because I see this in notification center in a lot of a screenshots for iOS reviews: What is the app that adds weather to the notification center?
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Is there a dashboard widget for displaying (and monitoring or reloading) plain text files?

I use todo.txt as a todo list manager, and so my todo list is saved as a text file. I'd like for there to be a widget that monitors text files, so that it's not on my desktop, but in my dashboard. Is ...
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My dashboard widgets are “inactive” since Lion upgrade

Since my upgrade from Snow Leopard to Lion, my dashboard widgets are inactive. I can enter the dashboard, move widgets around, add and remove them, but their content is not updated and I cannot ...
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Use widgets on Desktop Lion

How can I use my widgets on the desktop in Lion? I have done defaults write com.apple.dashboard demoed yes But, when I click and hold and hit dashboard, it stays on the dashboard. How can I use ...